PHP is a widely used programming language which works on the principal of server side scripting to produce dynamic Web pages. This PHP programming course will be of great interest to IT and Web development professionals who would like to learn more about using PHP and MySQL to integrate database functions into Websites, and to learners who would be interested on the functionality of PHP and MySQL.


  • Basic language structure in PHP
  • How PHP is embedded in HTML
  • How to write comments
  • How to manage variables and basic data types
  • How to define constants for simpler values
  • What the most common control structures are that are commonly available in other programming languages
  • Built-in or user-defined functions
  • Embedding PHP into HTML files
  • How to collect information from the web page visitors using HTML forms
  • Some techniques used to attack web sites and how to protect against them
  • How to handle errors in user input
  • Two methods for making data persistent throughout your application: cookies and sessions
  • How to collect data files from users via HTML forms
  • How to organize your web applications
  • Some of the strong and weak points of MySQL and which types of applications at which it excels
  • Interfacing with MySQL with the new mysql extension